The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had MySQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MySQL Database Administrator
Rank 415 408 422
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs requiring a MySQL DBA 12 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.071% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.075% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 14
Median daily rate £500 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £406 £438
% change year-on-year
-29.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MySQL DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20369 21455 22394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.70% 95.10% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14568 15175 16149
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 346 436
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

MySQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured MySQL DBA in the job title.

MySQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

MySQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MySQL DBA across the London region.

MySQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in London

MySQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MySQL DBA across the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

MySQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in London

MySQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MySQL DBA across the London region.

MySQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in London

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, MySQL DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring MySQL DBA in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) MySQL
2 13 (54.17%) Linux
3 10 (41.67%) Percona
4 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 9 (37.50%) Python
4 9 (37.50%) Perl
4 9 (37.50%) Replication
5 8 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
6 7 (29.17%) High Availability
6 7 (29.17%) Oracle
6 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (25.00%) VMware
7 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
7 6 (25.00%) Ruby
7 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.83%) Puppet
8 5 (20.83%) Ansible
8 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) Workflow
8 5 (20.83%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (16.67%) Change Management
9 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 4 (16.67%) Clustering
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) Salt
9 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 4 (16.67%) MariaDB

MySQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Apache Pig
1 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) TYPO3
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) MySQL
2 8 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
4 6 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (16.67%) MariaDB
6 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
6 3 (12.50%) Pentaho
6 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (4.17%) MS Access
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Electronics
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Replication
2 4 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) OpenVMS
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) High Availability
1 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (20.83%) Workflow
3 4 (16.67%) Change Management
3 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) ETL
4 3 (12.50%) Open Source
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Optimisation
6 1 (4.17%) Content Management
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 9 (37.50%) Perl
1 9 (37.50%) Python
2 6 (25.00%) Ruby
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Pig Latin
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Ansible
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) Salt
3 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Percona
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle
3 6 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) Hortonworks
4 3 (12.50%) IBM
4 3 (12.50%) Talend
5 1 (4.17%) hybris
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Tableau